Contact vulvitis, vaginitis or yeast infection?

Neither. Contact vulvitis infers an allergic reaction to something involving the vulva. Usually treated with topical steroids.

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Might a yeast infection to turn into something else like vaginitis or something alone those lines?

No it is not. No it is not common unless you have weak immune system like aids, on chemotherapy, some lymphomas and oher immunity problems when it can cause compliations.

I have an odor and a discharge. Do I have vaginitis or a yeast infection?

Vaginitis. Is the odor like rotten fish? See your Dr.
Bacterial vaginosis? Vaginitis IS and infection. It's just a quesiton of what infection you have. Probably not yeast, which usually does not cause odor, and only slight discharge. The main cause of discharge with odor is bacterial vaginosis, an overgrowth of mostly normal vaginal bacteria. See a doctor for evaluation and treatment, including testing for STDs like gonorrhea, chlamydia, and trichomonas. Good luck!

Can vaginitis the same as a yeast infection?

Yes and No. Vaginitis means inflammation of the vagina. It has several different causes including yeast infection. It is also commonly caused by trichomonas and bacterial vaginosis. So yeast infection can cause vaginitis but not all cases are due to yeast.

What exactly is the difference between vaginitis and a yeast infection?

The cause. Vaginitis is an infection of the vagina. It can be a yeast, bacteria or virus. It is important to sort out-see your dr for guidance.